What is Flexible Laryngoscopy?

Category: Procedures


Flexible fiberoptic laryngoscopy is a thin flexible endoscope containing fiberoptic cable that can be manipulated to examine areas not normally seen by traditional examination techniques. The endoscope is inserted through the nose and passed into the throat under direct visualization.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Hoarseness 2 0
Diagnostic assessment 1 0
Dry throat 1 0
Recurrent respiratory papillomatosis 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
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